Our Geospatial Services Librarian offers assistance with locating, creating and archiving location-based data for academic purposes, including faculty research and courses as well as student Capstones. Further learning and software support and geospatial data resources are available in the GIS research guide: guides.nyu.edu/NYUADGIS.
The Geospatial Services Librarian provides the following services:
consulting with faculty and instructors on the incorporation of geospatial concepts and tools into courses
locating geospatial data, including non-GIS ready datasets and maps
assisting faculty and students with introductory use of geospatial tools for academic pursuits
The Geospatial Services Librarian can assist with prepping and adding spatial data and scanned maps from research or course projects to the NYU Spatial Data Repository.
Taylor Hixson Librarian for Geospatial Data Services
Center for Digital Scholarship
Located in the NYU Abu Dhabi Library, the Center for Digital Scholarship (CDS) provides expert assistance to NYUAD scholars on digital research projects, geospatial data services, guidance and equipment for reformatting media for preservation, incorporating visual media into research and teaching, and support for NYU’s enterprise technology tools. The CDS is also an incubator for faculty-led projects that incorporate library resources, systems, tools, and methodologies.